Prime Minister Modi will make his second visit to Sri Lanka in the second week of May, Minister of Justice Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe said.
During his visit, he will take part in the UN 'Vesak Day' celebrations to be held here from May 12 to 14.
"The Indian Prime Minister has confirmed his visit," Mr Rajapakshe told reporters. PM Modi had also visited the country in 2015.
Vesak is the most important day in the Buddhist calendar. It commemorates Lord Buddha's birth, enlightenment and passing away.
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